With the US accusing Russia of arming the Assad regime in Syria, and Russia and China blocking military intervention, Behzad Yaghmaian, author of The Accidental Capitalist: A People’s Story of the New China talks to CNN about the Russia-Chinese alliance in world affairs. Follow the link below to watch the interview:
A People’s Story of the New China
Based on extensive on-the-ground research, reveals the human stories behind China’s extraordinary growth.
“This remarkable book paints intimate portraits of some of the faceless millions of migrant workers who have made China’s economic miracle possible. Through their stories of hope and heartbreak, Yaghmaian takes readers beyond the statistics to show the revolutionary changes of the last generation. “ – Ivan Watson, CNN Foreign Correspondent
“A new account of China’s epic transformation, told through the personal biographies of men and women working in factories and construction sites. A fascinating, moving and highly readable book.” – Jeff Crisp, Head, Policy Development and Evaluation Services, UNHCR